Un-Scam Yourself- recovery from a security breach

Half of us are now a victim of some form of financial fraud following the recent Equifax breach. An ISU Extension and Outreach “Un-Scam Yourself: Recovery from a Security Breach” educational event on Wednesday, October 4, from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m … Full story

Security Breach: Barack Obama Forgot To Log Out Of Facebook On A Best Buy Display Computer

There have been an unsettlingly high number of security lapses involving America’s most powerful politicians in recent years, but if you haven’t been worried about them yet, this latest breach will leave you deeply concerned. According to sources … Full story

Why Organizations Should Reevaluate Their Cybersecurity Initiatives Following The Equifax Security Breach

Equifax, a major credit reporting agency, announced in the beginning of September that hackers had gained access to company data that included Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers, addresses, and other sensitive data for approximately 143 … Full story

Over half of workers can't recall having cybersecurity training

As the cost of dealing with the aftermath of a security breach has risen significantly in the past year alone, new research has revealed that staff training can greatly help reduce the risk of cyber attacks. A new survey from Accenture found that 55 per … Full story

Whole Foods Investigating Security Breach

Whole Foods is investigating a security breach at some store locations that may have exposed customer credit card information. The store says only its in-store restaurants and taprooms would have been affected. Whole Foods says its primary store checkout … Full story

Whole Foods Investigating Credit Card Security Breach

We might be looking at the next big security breach. Whole Foods announced Thursday that it “recently received information regarding unauthorized access of payment card information.” The grocery chain, which was recently acquired by Amazon, says those who … Full story

Sonic Drive-In Acknowledges Security Breach Affecting Millions of Customers

If you’re still fuming from the recent Equifax breach, you won’t be thrilled to learn that Sonic Drive-In admitted that millions of credit and debit card accounts are at risk after a successful security breach targeting the company’s cash registers occurred. Full story

Fast-food chain Sonic informed of major security breach

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Consumers who’ve recently used a credit or … Full story

Here's a way to make companies with large databases keep our info safe

Barely a week goes by without news of yet another security breach involving a corporate or government database. On Wednesday, the burger chain Sonic said its payment system had been hacked, with millions of customer credit-card numbers reportedly being … Full story

Hacked Foods: Payment Card Security Breach Reported At Whole Foods Market

There’s a war going on in retail which no store is safe from. Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN)’s newly acquired Whole Foods Market just became the latest victim of the cybercrime offensive that’s also hit shops like Target Corp (NYSE: TGT) and Home Depot Inc … Full story